Supportive therapies for prevention of hepatocellular carcinoma recurrence and preservation of liver function
Taro Takami, Issei Saeki, Isao Sakaida, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Yamaguchi University Graduate School of Medicine, Yamaguchi 755-8505, Japan
Takahiro Yamasaki, Toshihiko Matsumoto, Yutaka Suehiro, Department of Oncology and Laboratory Medicine, Yamaguchi University Graduate School of Medicine, Yamaguchi 755-8505, Japan
Author contributions: Takami T analyzed the literature and was involved mainly in writing and editing the manuscript; Saeki I and Matsumoto T analyzed the literature and wrote the manuscript; Yamasaki T analyzed the literature and was involved in writing and critical editing of the manuscript; Suehiro Y was involved in editing the manuscript; Sakaida I was involved in critical editing of the manuscript.
Supported by Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, KIBAN-C, No. 26461009.
Conflict-of-interest statement: The authors have no conflict of interest to report.
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Correspondence to: Takahiro Yamasaki, MD, PhD, Department of Oncology and Laboratory Medicine, Yamaguchi University Graduate School of Medicine, 1-1-1 Minami Kogushi, Ube, Yamaguchi 755-8505, Japan. email@example.com
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Received: April 8, 2016
Peer-review started: April 9, 2016
First decision: May 12, 2016
Revised: June 7, 2016
Accepted: July 21, 2016
Article in press: July 21, 2016
Published online: August 28, 2016